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Fantasy Articles Featuring Jason Motte

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jason Motte's name.

Collette Calls: Managing Second-Half Expectations

Jason Collette looks at recent history to find some realistic projections for fantasy categories in the second half. For example, how many home runs should you expect from a player in the second half?

Bats & Balls: 30 Teams, 30 Questions

David Regan takes a tour of all 30 depth charts, and among other thoughts has some concern over Gregory Polanco's progress

Mound Musings: Know When to Hold Em

Brad Johnson is expecting big second-half performances from some slow-starting pitchers.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Don't Dig Your Own Grave

Mound Musings: Know When to Fold Em

Brad Johnson is losing faith in some of this year's most surprising pitchers.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Pencil In The Eraser

Bats & Balls: Potential Deep Sleepers

David Regan takes a look at some sleeper candidates in deeper leagues, including Matt Moore and his impending return from Tommy John surgery.

FAAB Factor - NL: Spending your (Ci)shekels

Steve Cishek is back in Miami, but hes not closing yet. Is it worth speculating that hell regain his role? All that and more from RotoWire's Jan Levine in this week's NL FAAB Factor.

Sunday Lineup Card: Promotion Sunday

Lindor and Buxton add their names to the list of top prospects to make ML debut this season.

Mound Musings: Draft Day

Brad Johnson recaps the first-year player draft and some pitchers to watch in the coming years.

Monday Lineup Card: New Closer in the Emerald City?

The Houston Astros called up top prospect Carlos Correa on Sunday, but an AL West reliever deserves your attention as well.

FAAB Factor - NL: Not a Sorry Charlie

Clay Link runs down the potential FAAB pickups in the NL and finds a serviceable option in Charlie Morton, who returns to the Pittsburgh rotation this week.

Bats & Balls: A Look at the 30 Closer Situations

David Regan reviews each team's closer situation this week, including a look at what to make of the Marlins now that Steve Cishek has been jettisoned from the role.

Mound Musings: Arms to Watch in the NL Central

Brad Johnson recognizes the risk in Michael Wacha, but the young hurler's upside is worth betting on, especially at a discounted draft-day price.

Cardinals Team Preview: Still Really Good

Kolten Wong is a player on the rise, but where in the order will he hit? Tony Goldenstein breaks down the Cards chances this season.

Bats & Balls: Sleepers to Target

Dave Regan names sleepers at each position in his inaugural column of 2015, including Joey Votto whose only question this year is health.

Chasing Saves: Setup Men Who Could Close

Jeff Zimmerman ranks setup men according to the number of saves they could get this season, and Philadelphia's Ken Giles might be the best bet.

Cubs Team Preview: Patience Is A Virtue

Javier Baez continued his impression of a windmill in winter ball, and RotoWire's Kenn Ruby suggests that his and the team's lack of plate discipline could hold them back in 2015.

Collette Calls: Myers Heads West

The acquisition of Wil Myers from the Rays is yet another new piece obtained by Padres general manager A.J. Preller.

Collette Calls: Reviewing 2014

In his look back through the columns leading into the 2014 season, Jason Collette was right to pass on Michael Wacha as a top-100 overall player.

FAAB Factor-NL: Clippard Closing?

Jan Levine breaks down the Nationals' closer committee and tells you what to bid on Tyler Clippard.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Call-Up Day, Part Deux

In a seemingly endless sea of September call-ups, the Phillies' Maikel Franco rates as one of the shining stars of the group.

Saturday Lineup Card: Russellin' Some Feathers

Chris Benzine discusses his recommended pickup, the day's transactions, and takes a look at some value picks for Saturday.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Carrasco Heating Up In Indians Rotation

Friday Lineup Card: Aoki Is A-OK

One of the hottest players in the game right now is likely available for a free agent pick up...

Saturday Lineup Card: Worley of a Pickup

Pirates starter Vance Worley has picked up his game on the mound in recent weeks, making him a viable option for fantasy owners.

Mound Musings: How to Improve the Game

The slow torture of high pitch counts is making the great game of baseball about as fun as watching grass grow. Even the command savvy Masahiro Tanaka lasted only six innings against the ultra-patient A's.

MLB Barometer: Twin Powers

The returns of Oswaldo Arcia and Josh Willingham have strengthened the Twins' lineup, as has the signing of Kendrys Morales.

Rounding Third: Week 11 Primer

Is chasing saves on the waiver wire a fool's game? Sadly, Jeff Erickson is just that fool in the NFBC this year, and this week he chased after the Diamondbacks' possible saves if Addison Reed's tired arm persists.

Mound Musings: Fraud Alert

Is it easier to spot the future star or the flavor of the month? And where does that leave Dallas Keuchel?